Matthew is a graduate of Southern Maine Community College with an Associates degree in Business Sports Management and the University of Southern Maine with a Bachelors degree in Health Fitness. Matt joined our team in Fall 2013 until 2015, took a leave and explored other options for a year but came back EVEN STRONGER AND MORE POWERFUL in the Spring of 2016 as our Portland store manager. Matt ran competitively all through USM in each season specializing in middle distance and hurdles. Following college, he started trying out road and trail races from the 5k to the half marathon. Outside of running, Matt enjoys being near or on the water, weight lifting, cycling, hiking, skiing, and seeing live music. He is a big fan of donuts, a connoisseur of sneakers, craft beers, and competitive video games, and will talk your ear off if you ask him about fitness tips.